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  1. Photos: Former Giants and former A's pitcher Barry Zito sells swanky Hollywood mansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Times-Standard

    Former San Francisco Giants and Oakland A's pitcher Barry Zito has sold a property in the Hollywood Hills for $3.375 million Zito, who is eyeing a comeback in 2015, recently sold the 4,831 square foot four-bedroom and 4.5-bathroom manse that touts a pitching mound out back. Zito also still has a property for a sale in the Bay Area: a 7,000 square foot mansion in Kentfield going for $8.995 million.

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  2. Barry Zito to audition for teams in JanuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Sporting News

    Former Giants pitcher Barry Zito is eyeing a return to professional baseball after sitting out all of the 2014 season. Zito, who won't be 37 until mid-May, last pitched with the Giants in 2013, the final year of his oft-criticized seven-year, $126 million free-agent deal.

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  3. Giants notebook: Barry Zito will attempt a comebackRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | BTF's Baseball Primer

    Zito, who stepped away from the game after the 2013 season, has been working out at a facility in Houston since September and is said to be encouraged by the mechanical adjustments he has made. The 36-year-old is working with Ron Wolforth, a rather unorthodox trainer who helped A's left-hander Scott Kazmir return to form.

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  4. Barry Zito will throw for teams in JanuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | MSNBC

    Last month we learned that Barry Zito was making a comeback after sitting out all of 2014 and now John Shea of the San Francisco Chronicle reports that the 36-year-old left-hander will throw for interested teams in January. He's been working hard on his mechanics.

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  5. Barry Zito comebackRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Contra Costa Times

    Barry Zito will audition for teams in January in hopes of returning to the big leagues, his agent Scott Boras said Wednesday at the winter meetings. Boras said Zito, who stepped away from the game after the 2013 season, has been working out at a facility in Houston since September and is encouraged by the mechanical adjustments he has made.

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  6. Barry Zito's comebackRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Cupertino Courier

    Barry Zito will audition for teams in January in hopes of returning to the big leagues, his agent Scott Boras said on Wednesday at the Winter Meetings. Boras said Zito, who stepped away from the game after the 2013 season, has been working out at a facility in Houston since September and is encouraged by the mechanical adjustments he has made.

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  7. Giants: Barry Zito will attempt a comebackRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Paradise Post

    Barry Zito will audition for teams in January in hopes of returning to the big leagues, his agent, Scott Boras, said on Wednesday at the Winter Meetings. Zito, who stepped away from the game after the 2013 season, has been working out at a facility in Houston since September and is said to be encouraged by the mechanical adjustments he has made.

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  8. Giants' starter search may include Santana, HamelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Major League Baseball

    ... Boras arrived at the site of the Meetings and reiterated, among other things, that former Giants left-hander Barry Zito is working out in Houston with the intent of resuming his baseball career. Boras said Zito will throw for teams next month. "I ...

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  9. Killion: In wake of Lester deal, Bay Area GMs leave them smilingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | SFGate

    ... League . He's coming off a weird second half, when he wasn't the answer for the A's. Lester is better than Barry Zito , no doubt, but the Giants have already paid a price for awarding a huge free-agent contract to a pitcher. The Giants are also in ...

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  10. Barry Zito eyes major league comebackRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Marin Independent Journal

    Barry Zito will audition for teams in January in hopes of returning to the big leagues, his agent Scott Boras said Wednesday at the winter meetings. Boras said Zito, who stepped away from the game after the 2013 season, has been working out at a facility in Houston since September and is encouraged by the mechanical adjustments he has made.

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  11. Ex-Giant Barry Zito sells modern home in Hollywood Hills WestRead the original story

    Monday Dec 8 | Los Angeles Times

    A custom fish tank and a step-up living room are among the features of the Hollywood Hills West home just sold by baseball player Barry Zito. A custom fish tank and a step-up living room are among the features of the Hollywood Hills West home just sold by baseball player Barry Zito.

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  12. San Francisco Giants Link Dump, 12/8Read the original story

    Monday Dec 8 | McCovey Chronicles

    ... nd help the Giants win the World Series? Just go to Public Storage, throw your panda gear in with your still-good Barry Zito commemorative avocado and that limited edition Professor Xavier Nady wheelchair doll, and wait. It'll be useful again.

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  13. Jon Lester's numbers says he might be worth the long-term riskRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | ChicagoSports.com

    ... 36 before the final year of a six-year contract that several suitors reportedly are offering. At that same age, Barry Zito is temporarily finished after failing to fulfill a lucrative seven-year contract in 2013. And at 34, CC Sabathia is trying to ...

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  14. Sandoval on leaving Giants: He wants a new challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... going for that challenge." He'll take on the American League as the Panda, a nickname given to him years ago by Barry Zito. "The Giants organization and fans gave me an opportunity to realize I'm the Panda," Sandoval said, smiling. "The Panda is ...

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  15. Bruce Bochy makes pitch in meeting with Jon LesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | SFGate

    ... and A's in 2014. The Giants have stayed away from such long-term investments in outside free agents since signing Barry Zito to a seven-year, $126 million contract before the 2007 season. However, they have significant concerns with the rotation ...

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  16. Free agent profile: Jon Lester and the GiantsRead the original story

    Monday Dec 1 | McCovey Chronicles

    ... Pujols. This is probably the first meeting they've had with one of the offseason's premium free agents since Barry Zito. So this is exciting. Except, note how disappointing all of those names are right now. Ellsbury was underwhelming last year, and ...

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  17. Lester could be wooed by pitcher-friendly NLRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | Major League Baseball

    ... five who migrated to the NL after spending most of their careers facing DHs, those being Kevin Brown, Cliff Lee , Barry Zito, Johan Santana and Zack Greinke . Free agency isn't a one-size-fits-all proposition, of course. Players are motivated by ...

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  18. Updated Odds for the SF Giants to Sign Top 12 Remaining Free-Agent TargetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | BleacherReport

    ... an interest in Scherzer, along with the New York Yankees . Having being burnt by the seven-year deal given to Barry Zito a few years ago, it is highly unlikely the Giants will give Scherzer a deal that spans six or seven years. The very nature of ...

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  19. Panda Heads Put Away With Sandoval's DepartureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 27 | CBS Local

    ... way to honor their team. They had worn those heads in tribute to Sandoval, nicknamed "Kung Fu Panda" by teammate Barry Zito in September 2008. After his $17.15 million, three-year contract ended with the Giants, Sandoval agreed to a $95 million, ...

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  20. Why Sandoval left for BoSoxRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Inside Bay Area

    ... going for that challenge." He'll take on the American League as the Panda, a nickname given to him years ago by Barry Zito. "The Giants organization and fans gave me an opportunity to realize I'm the Panda," Sandoval said, smiling. "The Panda is ...

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